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November 13, 2020 12:00 PM - November 23, 2020 07:00 PMCalender

Shaker Slide-lid Candlebox

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3500T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 13, 2020 12:00PM


Shaker Slide-lid Candlebox, possibly Enfield, Connecticut, early 19th century, with chamfered sliding lid and dovetail-constructed box, ht. 4 3/4, wd. 11, dp. 5 in.

Provenance: The Shaker Collection of Brenda and Charles R. Muller, Canal Winchester, Ohio.

Note: Marked inside: "for C. Ely, Enfield Conn. L. Brooks 1868."
Estimate $300-500

evidence of old red milk paint. two minor losses to interior elements of dovetails.

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L. Brooks, Charles R. Muller, Brenda, Winchester